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Women's Rugby Falls to Dartmouth in Ivy League Championship

After a nearly scoreless first half of play, the Crimson surrendered its lead to the Big Green late in the game and could not come back.

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Women's Rugby Dominates Princeton in First Round of Ivy League Tournament

With its third shutout of the season, the Crimson advanced to the Ivy League Championships.

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Rugby Routs Cornell, 91-0

Since its only loss of the season on Oct. 1, the Harvard women’s rugby team has scored 149 points. As a comparison, its opponents in those same two games have mustered up five points against the Crimson defense.

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BRIEF: Women's Rugby Puts Away Princeton Early

After falling to Dartmouth last weekend, the Crimson offense dominated the Tigers.

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Women's Rugby Drops Game at Dartmouth

After going 3-0 in its first three games, the Harvard women's rugby team stumbled against Ivy League foe Dartmouth.

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Rugby Hands Brown Decisive Loss at Home

A much anticipated matchup between two Ivy rugby powerhouses, Harvard took control early and did not give it up throughout.

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Women's Rugby Dominates University of New England

For the second game in a row, the Crimson offense stole the show in a road game.

Opening on Top
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Opening on Top

Senior Claire Collins, seen here in sevens rugby action last semester, lead the team with two tries on Saturday against Navy, aiding her team in coming away with its second straight victory against the Academy.

Opening on Top
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Rugby Rolls Over Navy in Season Opener

A dominant win pushed the rugby team in the right direction this weekend.

Cheta Emba '15
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Cheta Emba '15

The first ever opportunity for women’s rugby to be represented on the Olympic stage will include a Harvard graduate.

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Women's Rugby Drops Three of Four at Varsity 7's Championships

Harvard went 1-3 on the day, losing twice in pool play before being edged out by AIC in the semifinal game.

Top of the Eight
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Top of the Eight

Junior Claire Collins, seen in action above, helped the Crimson capture the first Ancient Eight title in program history.

Top of the Eight
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Women's Rugby Captures Ivy League Championship

As the saying goes, defense wins championships. That was the case for the Crimson this weekend. ​For the first time in the history of the Harvard women’s rugby team, the Ivy League 7s Championship trophy is coming to Cambridge.

Breaking Free
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Breaking Free

The Crimson seen in action in the Crimson 7’s tournament win against New Hampshire on March 26, 2016. The young team was lead by sophomore Dalton Youngblood and freshman Caitlin Weigel. Weigel played an instrumental part in the Crimson’s performance by contributing a pair of key scores.

Breaking Free
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Freshman Caitlin Weigel Shines for Women’s Rugby

​Most varsity-level sports have cores centered around their upperclassmen. They are the players who have been around the longest and are the most seasoned. But the women’s rugby team at Harvard has only competed at a varsity level for three years, so it has only recently begun to recruit players. As one of the 11 freshmen on the team, Caitlin Weigel has already begun to make an impact due to her extensive background in the sport.